Verizon’s Powerful Answers Award Enters Final Round Judging

40 finalists chosen from more than 1870 innovative ideas submitted to second annual contest

By on October 15, 2014

This year, Verizon’s Powerful Answers Award generated more than 1870 submissions from around the globe.  Now, those submissions have been narrowed down to the top 40 innovative ideas across healthcare, education, sustainability and transportation. 

Later this month, panels of blue-ribbon judges with expertise in each of the four categories will hear from the finalists and choose the winners.  A top prize of $1 million in each category is at stake, along with a chance to work with Verizon and its experts to help develop the idea and bring a product or service to market. 

Verizon experts talked about the Powerful Answers Award and the excitement going into the final round of judging…

Stay tuned for more information about the 40 Powerful Answers Award finalists in the coming weeks and follow the contest at #VZPAA.  Winners will be announced on January 27, 2015.

Tags: Innovation, Powerful Answers Award, Healthcare, Transportation, Sustainability, Education, Internet of Things